[linux-audio-user] problem converting mp3 to wav

Graham Percival gperlist at shaw.ca
Mon Oct 21 00:23:00 EDT 2002

On Sun, 20 Oct 2002 23:38:46 -0400
Howard Sanner <flagstad at mindspring.com> wrote:
> 	In each case, when I tried to burn a CD from the resulting wav
> file, cdrecord reports "inappropriate audio coding in
> [filename]." I'm using Eroaster 2.0.10 as a front end to
> cdrecord.

What does "file filename.wav" tell you?  It should be something like this:
sc-solo4.wav: RIFF (little-endian) data, WAVE audio, Microsoft PCM,
16 bit, stereo 44100 Hz
(on one line)

The only thing that I can think of is that perhaps your mp3s are mono.
cdrecord expects to see stero wavs.

- Graham Percival

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